Therapy - Physical Therapist (PT)

Shreveport, LA

Posted: 06/13/2024 Job Category: Therapy Job Post ID: 13137320240613 Pay Rate: $1742 - $1926 / week

Job Description

Position: Physical Therapist

Job Description:

Perform evaluation based on the need of each patient, specific program guideline, and recommendation from physicians and provide treatment to patients with various musculoskeletal, motor, and mobility disorders

Carry out plan of care to improve mobility and strength with therapeutic exercises, neuromuscular reeducation, manual treatments that include joint mobilization/manipulation and soft tissue mobilization techniques, aquatic therapy, and modalities.

Carry out regular communication with case management, referrals, scheduling staff, and care coordination units

Discuss evaluation result, plan for treatment, and goals with patients and/or their parents or caregivers

Design home program activities for patients leaving for home to ensure continuation of treatment plan

Involve patients in treatment sessions

Carry out accurate and timely documentation of all necessary records following departmental standard procedures, and ensuring patients insurance requirements are complied with

Consult with allied healthcare providers, physicians, and other professional in the team on the best treat procedure for a patient

Take part in program planning and case conferencing meetings

Organize training programs and presentations when applicable for staff, patients, and caregivers or parents

Perform evaluation on patients referred for fall risk assessment, physical therapy treatment, and consultation

Relate with scheduling staff to keep schedule full; monitor and manage own schedule. Qualifications:

Must meet all state educational requirements

At least 1 year of PT experience - REQUIRED

BLS, CPR certification

Active state license

Demonstrate the highest level of professionalism when interacting with patients, families, physicians, and hospital staff members.

Listed pay packages are based on weekly gross amounts.

Please reference Job number: 131373

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